Steel Shapes ver 4.3 for R13 - 14 -
Very friendly, comprehensive dialog driven interface for drawing 2d and 3d AISC steel shapes. Options for top, front, rear, bottom and cross section views, as well as control of point input for drawing the shape at top of steel, bottom of steel, or along the X or Y axis. There is an option for auto-hatching steel section views. Also an option for exaggerating shape dimensions for drawing shapes at small plotting scales. The dialog box includes a textual display for detail information about a selected shape such as: nominal width and depth, flange and web thickness, as well as recommended sizes for stiffener, cope and usual hole gages. This is a fully functional and unprotected shareware program with documentation and without nuisance screens.